Oct 26, 2012 7:00am EDT
cynthia carol from anglo-american, the big mining company. the share price was struck by something like 25%. however, she has achieved quite a fair amount. >> one of the things she stepped into when she came into the business is bad the accident frequency within south africa was almost twice what it is right now. so she has done a tremendously good job of reducing the number of accidents and fatalities in the mines in south africa. that was extremely important for them to still have what they do have as far as production rates in south africa. otherwise, it would have created some early large problems at this point in time if they had not done that. >> if you're not getting the kinds of returns they expect from a mining company -- they should have been doing particularly well. i'm afraid, as i say, they don't take any prisoners. >> all about the bottom line. thank you very much. spain a's economic crisis has passed another grim landmark. the unemployment rate has hit 25%. in parts of southern spain, one in every three adults as jobless. our correspondent has been to the southwestern reg
Oct 14, 2012 11:00am EDT
women ming ton, delaware, 59 years of age, wife carol and three children. republican. roman catholic. gettysburg college ba. georgetown university, m.d. and georgetown university medical school, associate professor, ten years. george washington university, clinical professor of neurology, ten years. 14 books, including most recently mysteries of the mind. richard martin restak. >> dr. restak, you have had quite an extraordinary career. first of all, you taught at georgetown. >> yes. >> then you abandoned the jesuits or did they dump you? then you moved over to g.w. >> yes. >> do you still teach inta at georgetown? >> i'm in the faculty but spend most of my time at g.w. >> okay. i have that number, by the way, and england and wales, out of every millionth person born alive in 1880, only 223 could expect to be alive 100 years later. 1880. so that's 112 years from now. 110, about that. for those born in 1990, out of one million people, 8,710 can expect to be alive 100 years later, 40 times greater. infants born in 2025 can expect to live 100 years. >> well, we should have cancer and hea
Oct 16, 2012 6:00pm EDT
with a microphone and keeping time. >> carol simpson was just on from abc, talking about what the role of women in these debates. you had marked erratics, the questioner of the vice presidential candidates. not the -- she had martha raddatz, the questioner of the vice-presidential candidates. the person called on, i suppose, does that have to ask the question. >> there is something ugly about having the league of women voters losing control of the presidential debates to the commission, cochaired by two men who then reduced all female moderators to kind of sign to those. >> we will take a break and come back to this discussion, talking to george farah. we will be joined by glenn greenwald when we come back. ♪ [music break] >> this is "democracy now!," democracynow.org, the war and peace report. i'm amy goodman with nermeen shaikh. our guests are george farah and glenn greenwald, who just wrote a very interesting piece about who gets to ask the questions. his father of the book, "with liberty and justice for some: how the law is used to destroy equality and protect the powerful."
Oct 24, 2012 11:00pm EDT
with appreciation of christopher hitchens with his widow carol blue and his editor and friend gray don carter. >> a number of young people, people in their 20s, mid-20s who really attached themselves to christopher, he hit something in them that hunter thompson had done in a generation before. he was very much a standard bearer for a younger generation of, you know, sort of armchair fire brands and he was the real thing and i think they admired him for it and sort of worshipped him. >> i think he was very, very stoic and he never really complained. he must have been in excruciating pain after the proton radiation, which actually worked. because he would try to swallow or eat something and he would kind of cry out. and that tells me he was really in agony. but actually, eventually, that cleared and we had a wonderful 20 course meal at the waiverly inn with martin. >> rose: editors from the "economist," graydon carter and carol blue when we continue. captioning sponsored by rose communications from our studios in new york city, this is charlie rose. 6-. >> rose: tonight we continue o